Robinhood becomes first company to sign Operation HOPE Investor Bill of Rights
“Robinhood is giving more people the opportunity to take ownership of their financial future. We are thrilled that Robinhood is the first brokerage to sign our Bill of Rights as we seek to educate, level the playing field for all and reduce future inequalities. ,” noted John hope bryant, founder and CEO of Operation HOPE.
The Bill of Rights 10-point plan focuses on four key aspects of investor education:
- Retail investor education
- Retail investor qualification and education incentives
- Improved transparency of transaction costs and incentives
- Disclosures by large investors
The Investor Bill of Rights was first announced by John hope bryant and Jay clayton, former chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission, in an op-ed for American Banker and featured on CNBC’s Squawk Box. To read the full 10-point plan proposal, visit Operation HOPE’s Investor Bill of Rights at www.operationhope.org.
The Bill of Rights is a call for the entire financial industry to provide financial knowledge and education to the next generation of investors. If you are interested in becoming a signatory to the Investor Bill of Rights or participating in other Operation HOPE initiatives, please contact Kevin Boucher, [email protected].
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About Operation HOPE
Since 1992, Operation HOPE has shifted America from civil rights to “money rights” with the mission of ensuring that free enterprise and capitalism benefit the underserved, thereby disrupting the poverty of millions of people. low and moderate income youth and adults across the country. Through its community improvement model, HOPE Inside, which received the 2016 Innovator of the Year award from American Banker magazine, Operation HOPE has served over 4 million people and led more than $ 3.2 billion in economic activity into disenfranchised communities – turning check cashed customers into bank customers, tenants into landlords, small business dreamers into small business owners, minimum wage workers into living wage consumers and victims of uncertain disasters into financially self-sufficient disaster survivors. For more information: www.OperationHOPE.org. Follow the HOPE conversation on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
Robinhood Markets’s mission is to democratize finance for all. With Robinhood, people can invest with no minimum account through Robinhood Financial LLC, buy and sell cryptos through Robinhood Crypto LLC, and learn to invest through easy-to-understand educational content. Robinhood aims to create the most reliable, cheapest and most culturally relevant currency app in the world.
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